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  Rump steak/Flash fry steak 8 Ounce (250 Gram)
  Szechuan peppercorns 1 Tablespoon
  Soy sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Dry sherry/Sherry vinegar 1 Tablespoon
  Hoisin sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Soft dark brown sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Chinese five spice powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Groundnut oil/Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Green chilies 2 , thinly sliced, seeds discarded if liked
  Canned whole baby sweetcorn/Fresh whole baby sweetcorn-8 oz 14 Ounce, drained (1 Can, 425 G)
  Canned bean sprouts/6 ounce fresh bean sprouts 9 Ounce, drained (1 Can, 275 G)
  Canned sliced bamboo shoots 8 Ounce, drained (1 Can, 250 G)

1) Freeze the steak inside frozen zone for about an hour, by wrapping with plastic wrap.
2) Bring out and slice across the grain into thin strips. If using rump steak, then discard the fat and sinew.
3) In a mortar and pestle, freshly crush the Szechuan peppercorns. Else, use the end of a straight wooden rolling pin to crush.
4) In a jug, add all the ingredients including the crushed pepper. Leaving the oil, chillies and vegetables.
5) Blanch the fresh baby sweet corn in boiling salted water for 3-4 minutes, if using.

6) In a wok, heat oil to hot over the medium heat.
7) Place the meat to stir-fry over high heat 2-3 minutes to brown evenly.
8) Fold in chillies and stir-fry for a few seconds.
9) Fold in all the vegetables and add the Szechuan pepper mixture.
10) Blend all the flavor properly by stir-frying for 2-3 minutes.

11) In a warmed serving dish, serve the preparation immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Stir Fried
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 247 Calories from Fat 91

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 10 g15.8%

Saturated Fat 2.2 g11.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0.14 mg0.05%

Sodium 733.7 mg30.6%

Total Carbohydrates 19 g6.4%

Dietary Fiber 3.6 g14.4%

Sugars 9.7 g

Protein 22 g44.3%

Vitamin A 4.4% Vitamin C 36.6%

Calcium 1.7% Iron 8.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Szechuan Shredded Beef Recipe